2 nights Luxor - 1 night Edfu - 2 nights Kom Ombo - 1 night Aswan -
1 night Esna
This classic cruise along the Nile aboard the M/S Nile Pioneer I or II is the
ideal way to see the fabulous sights and highlights of Egypt.
Day 1 Monday - Uk-luxor
Fly from Heathrow to Luxor on EgyptAir.
Check-in on board the M/S Nile Pioneer I or II*. Overnight in Luxor. (l,d)
Day 2 Tuesday - Esna-edfu
Morning sail to the West Bank for a morning tour. In the
afternoon sail to Edfu via Esna Lock. Overnight in Edfu. (b,l,d)
Day 3 Wednesday - Edfu-kom Ombo
Morning visit in Edfu and afternoon sail to
Kom Ombo. Overnight in Kom Ombo. (b,l,d)
Day 4 Thursday - Aswan
Sail to Aswan and overnight. (b,l,d)
Day 5 Friday - Aswan-kom Ombo
Morning at leisure and afternoon sail to Kom Ombo
and visit its temple. Overnight in Kom Ombo. (b,l,d)
Day 6 Saturday - Kom Ombo-esna
At leisure as you cruise to Esna. Overnight in Esna. (b,l,d)
Day 7 Sunday - Esna-luxor
Morning sail to Luxor and afternoon tour of the East
Bank. Overnight in Luxor. (b,l,d)
Day 8 Monday - Luxor-uk
Early morning transfer to Luxor airport for
the return flight to Heathrow on EgyptAir. (b)
* Please note the cruise itinerary may vary slightly on the M/S Nile Pioneer II.
EXCURSIONS INCLUDED as detailed in the above itineraries:
Luxor - West Bank (the Colossi of Memnon, the Valley of the Kings & the Temple of
Queen Hatshepsut) & East Bank (the Temple of Karnak & the Temple of Luxor)
Edfu - Temple of the falcon-headed god Horus
Aswan - High Dam, island Temple of Philae, sail by felucca to Kitchener Island
Kom Ombo - the riverside temple
Abu Simbel - excursions to Abu Simbel are available for extra charge, payable locally.
Sailing times and itineraries are subject to change according to the level of the Nile.
The Esna Lock will close for maintenance between 01 Dec-15 Dec 06,
01 Jun-30 Jun 07 & 01 Dec-15 Dec 07. Due to the disruption to itineraries, we do
not offer cruises during these periods.
Cruises are not suitable for the less mobile and are not
recommended for children under the age of 12.
Both boats offer fine service, within a relaxed atmosphere. Facilities include a main
restaurant, Piano Bar & lounge, an outdoor pool, jacuzzi, sundeck, boutiques, hair
dressing salon & discotheque. All cabins are air-conditioned and furnished in a
modern style, featuring a private shower, TV with in-cruise movies & mini bar. Safety
deposit boxes are available at reception. Prices based on standard cabins (2 adults).
Suites (2 adults) which are larger & located at the front of the boat, are also
Combine With Cairo
Combine a fabulous week gliding along the waters of the River Nile with a 3-night
stay in the bustling city of Cairo.
DAY 1 FRIDAY Fly from Heathrow to Cairo, arrive late evening - 3 nights Cairo (b)
DAYS 2-3 SATURDAY-SUNDAY A chance to explore the city (b)
DAY 4 MONDAY Fly to Luxor. Check in on-board the Cruise boat - 7 nights Cruise
DAYS 5-10 TUESDAY-SUNDAY - Itinerary as per the Radamis or Nile Pioneer cruises.
DAY 11 MONDAY - Disembark and transfer to Luxor airport for your return flight to